Science and culture audios

Off the Beaten Track on the Island of Iona BBC Radio 4
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in Ramblings

Off the Beaten Track on the Island of Iona

Clare is walking on the beautiful island of Iona in today’s Ramblings. One of the Inner...

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The bug business

Insects are cheap, packed full of nutrients, and farming them for food could help save the...

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The Slate Island of Seil BBC Radio 4
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in Ramblings

The Slate Island of Seil

Clare crosses the famous ‘Bridge over the Atlantic’ for a ramble on the island of...

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Last orders: Why I quit hospitality

The hospitality industry is facing a staffing crisis, but why have thousands of chefs and waiters...

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A farmer's nightmare

The UK food industry relies on foreign workers, but what happens when they stop coming? A...

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A farmer's nightmare

The UK food industry relies on foreign workers, but what happens when they stop coming? A...

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The drinking experiment

Alcohol is part of the fabric of life in many cultures. It’s associated with socialising,...

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Menopause for thought

Dr Chris Smith and the Naked Scientist team with the latest science news stories, analysis and...

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Supply Chain Reaction

We assess the covid vaccine situation around the world, why are some countries lagging behind?...

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All The Small Things

Dr Chris Smith and the Naked Scientist team with the latest science news stories. In...

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Off-limits bits of the Universe, and a lack of CO2

It's Q&A time this week and a climate scientist, an astronomer, an economist and a medicinal...

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Off-limits bits of the Universe, and a lack of CO2

It's Q&A time this week and a climate scientist, an astronomer, an economist and a medicinal...

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Live rent-free in one's head

What or who do you think about all the time?

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Moreish

An expression you can use to talk food you can't resist.

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A legend in one's lifetime

Do you know a famous living person? Here’s a phrase to describe them.

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No cap

Do you know someone who always tells the truth?

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Earthshot: The Winners

Taking inspiration from President Kennedy’s Moonshot which united people around a goal to...

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Earthshot: More Fresh Ideas for the Environment

Taking inspiration from President Kennedy’s Moonshot which united people around a goal to...

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Qasa’s Farm - Building Resilience in Bangladesh

Qasa Alom has always been told that his family farm in Sylhet, Bangladesh is his heritage. His...

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Earthshot: Fresh Ideas For the Environment

Taking inspiration from President Kennedy’s Moonshot which united people around a goal to...

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